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I Thought I Never Could

I Thought I Never Could

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I Thought I Never Could

by French, Harold; Douglas Fairbanks Jr. [Forward]

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ISBN 10
043616471X
ISBN 13
9780436164712
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London: Secker & Warburg, 1973 First printing of the first U.K. edition. Publisher's black cloth and dust jacket with £2.50 price, Octavo, 163pp. Douglas Fairbanks Jr.'s copy (Who wrote the forward), with his armorial bookplate on front-free-endpaper (also, loosely laid-in is an auction card for The Estate of Douglass Fairbanks, Jr. Signed and inscribed by Harold French to Douglas Fairbanks Jr., who wrote the Foreword. Light bump to upper board edge, else book in fine condition; dust jacket with mild edge wear, light tanning to spine, and a bit of age-toning to top edge of flaps, else dust jacket in fine condition. Unique, signed-association copy , scarce thus.

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Bookseller
Idler Fine Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
021308
Title
I Thought I Never Could
Author
French, Harold; Douglas Fairbanks Jr. [Forward]
Illustrator
Diane Large
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
Near Fine
Quantity Available
1
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN 10
043616471X
ISBN 13
9780436164712
Publisher
Secker & Warburg
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1973
Keywords
Autobiography, Drama, Signed Association Copy, Provenance, Hollywood, Poetry, American, Literature.

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